Reading in a Second Language Moving from Theory to Practice

Reading in a Second Language Moving from Theory to Practice

By: William Grabe (author)eBook
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This volume, through a detailed treatment of the cognitive processes that support reading, explains how reading really works. It offers a thorough overview of important and current research, including first language research, which is not often found in second language acquisition (SLA) publications. This book is a true example of applied linguistics; it makes well-defined linkages between theory and practice, discussing the implications and applications of second language reading theories on instructional practices. It is a valuable resource and reference for action researchers, curriculum designers, teachers, administrators, and those interested in exploring theoretical issues grounded in instructional contexts.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 13/08/2013
  • ID: 9780511849428
  • series: Cambridge Applied Linguistics
  • book language: en
  • publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • publisher imprint: Cambridge University Press

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